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Jaleta Clegg

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I've messed around with writing for years but didn't get too serious until lately. I write numerous genres including space opera, science fiction, fantasy, and comic horror. I've even dabbled in romance.

I've got quite a few short stories in print and I'm working on publishing my entire space opera series. Check out details at http://www.altairanempire.com and http://www.jaletac.com

My day job involves a planetarium, a starship simulator and lots of school children.


I read a very interesting book over the last week. The Smartest Kids in the World took a critical look at education, not just in the US but in Finland, Korea, and Poland, mostly through the eyes of three foreign exchange students. I expected it to be dry and more of a chore to wade through than a pleasurable read, like most of the non-fiction books I've been reading for class. I was very pleasa... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 4.15 · 341 ratings · 148 reviews · 35 distinct works · Similar authors
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Priestess of the Eggstone (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
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Description: Pursued by the Targon Crime Syndicate bent on revenge, the Patrol intent on recruitment, and the Sessimoniss who want their god back, the last thing Captain Dace needs is a handsome copilot with romance on his mind.
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Description: Stranded on a primitive world, facing death at the hands of the natives, betrayed by her crew, with drug smugglers hunting her, Captain Dace has one hope of rescue —Convince the Patrol agent trying to kill her she’s innocent.
Let There Be Light (Humor)
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Description: My one and only foray into poetry, sort of

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Jaleta Clegg Aw, thanks, Maria!


Jaleta Clegg Pete wrote: "hey jaleta thanks for the add"

Nice to see you here, Pete. I'm not really active, but I do pop in now and then. I do more over on BestsellerBound.


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Pete Kelly hey jaleta thanks for the add


Jaleta Clegg It's nice to meet you, too.


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Jen Knox Good to meet you, Jaleta.


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